Posts Tagged ‘What To Eat This Weekend’

What To Eat This Weekend: Obama Burgers, Tuna Cones at Good Stuff Gardens Fundraiser

Good Stuff Eatery's Spike Mendelsohn and a bunch of his chef buddies are getting together on Saturday for a fundraiser at the Pierce School Lofts on Capitol Hill. Mendelsohn is making his signature Obama burgers. The Source's Scott Drewno is creating some tuna cones. Volt's Bryan Voltaggio is partnering with preeminent pork purveyor Bev Eggleston […]

What To Eat This Weekend: Oysters Galore at Hank’s, Poste

Oyster aficionados can have their fill this weekend, with two splashy events catering to their briny tastes. First up, on Saturday, Hank's Oyster Bar is hosting its fifth annual oyster fest, a four-hour mollusk feast featuring all-you-can-eat oysters (both East and West Coast varieties) paired with a selection of notable beers including Lagunitas, Tröegs, Victory, […]

What To Eat This Weekend: Free Jamón Ibérico at Boqueria

Get a free taste of an otherwise pricey imported Spanish ham, Jamón Ibérico de Bellota, at Boqueria on Saturday. The new tapas joint in town has invited Spanish pork expert and master carver Francisco Carrasco to come help train the staff and educate customers on the fancy artisanal cured meat. The stuff normally costs $32 […]

What To Eat This Weekend: Bottomless Mimosas, Endless Dim Sum at Ping Pong

Naturally, there are plenty of places hosting Passover and Easter-themed specials this weekend. Here's one that's doing things a little differently: Ping Pong Dim Sum is offering all-you-can-eat dim sum for $25 per person, plus bottomless mimosas for $15 per person, at both its Dupont Circle and Chinatown locations. Sounds entirely non-festive, right? Not quite. […]

What To Eat This Weekend: Cheese Pizza Waffles at Fruit Bat

Fans of hand-held waffles, wrapped up like gyros for eating on the go, have been largely out of luck in recent weeks. That's because the Grids Waffles truck is in the shop. That won't matter so much this weekend, though, because the waffles are coming indoors. Tonight kicks-off a new weekly pop-up event at Fruit […]

What To Eat This Weekend: Bacon Bangers at DC Brau

Saturday marks the return of Red Apron Butchery's gourmet hot dog cart Frank at local brewer DC Brau's regular growler hours. From 1 p.m. until 4 p.m., you can fill your screw-top or flip-top growler and grab one of esteemed butcher Nate Anda's hand-made dogs. Choose from a spicy Italian sausage with roasted shallot marmalade, […]

What To Eat This Weekend: Meatballs Galore At Carmine’s, Sonoma & Casa Nonna

Go ahead. Have a ball. It's National Meatball Day, after all. And, as you might expect, there are deals to be had all over town. At Carmine's, for example, every table of six or more guests gets six free meatballs (and we're talking about some really big balls here). At Sonoma, meanwhile, chef Michael Bonk […]

What To Eat This Weekend: Boozy Brunch For Charity at Jack Rose

On Saturday, Jack Rose hosts a brunch-time precursor to this year's splashy Taste of the Nation charity event. Cooks from some of D.C.'s top eateries, including Belga Café, Café Saint-Ex, Bar Pilar, Domku, and Shake Shack, are preparing the food, while noted mixologists Gina Chersevani, Rachel Sergi, Chantal Tseng and David Fritzler handle cocktails. And […]

What To Eat This Weekend: Apple Calzones at Graffiato

On Saturday, Graffiato debuts its new brunch menu. Featured dishes include meatballs served with creamy polenta and egg ($10), spaghetti carbonara with pancetta, parmesan and egg ($12), a breakfast pizza with bacon, potato, broccolini and cheddar ($17) and, perhaps most tantalizing, an apple calzone with whipped mascarpone ($12). Of course you can get the standard […]

What To Eat This Weekend: Mucho Meat (Plus Free Sides!) at Urban Bar-B-Q

Tonight, at Cashion's, chef John Manolatos unveils a new weekend tasting menu of his favorite dishes. Price is $85 per person ($105 with wine pairings). Availability is limited. The next day, the Cashion's crew also celebrates the second anniversary of its sister retail spot, A.M. Wine Shoppe, with tastings and demonstrations throughout the afternoon and […]